The (un)constitutionality of Ontario’s new ag-gag legislation
ag-gag legislation, freedom of expression
In June 2020, the government of Ontario adopted the Security from Trespass and Protecting Food Safety Act, 2020. The Act is aimed at a worthwhile objective—the protection of the safety of Ontario’s farmers and of the food system. Unfortunately, by limiting expression, the bill poses a serious risk to the constitutional rights and freedoms of Canadians.
Jodi Lazare, "The (un)constitutionality of Ontario’s new ag-gag legislation" (6 July 2020), online (blog): Dalhousie Law Journal Blog < https://blogs.dal.ca/dlj/2020/07/06/the-unconstitutionality-of-ontarios-new-ag-gag-legislation/ > [https://perma.cc/7WEQ-9JBP].